The latest ovarian cancer news and blogs from Target Ovarian Cancer, including fundraising, campaigns, research and support news, and blogs from people affected by ovarian cancer. Scroll down for our events listings, including support and fundraising events.

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Colin and Jill at their awareness stand
Tuesday 14 February 2017
Colin organises an awareness event at a shopping centre every year to Start Making Noise as part of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. When my wife Jill was first diagnosed in September 2011, we were unaware of the symptoms of ovarian cancer. It was then that we realised how important symptoms...
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Thursday 3 March 2016
It's Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month this month. Standard Issue Magazine are kindly featuring Start Making Noise throughout March, aiming to raise awareness of the symptoms of ovarian cancer. Kath Pinder, our Head of Supportive Services, kicked off a series of blogs with her thoughts... We don’t...
News
Tuesday 1 March 2016
Today is the start of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month 2016. Ovarian cancer can be devastating. Far too many women are diagnosed too late, once the cancer has already spread, making treatment more difficult. When a woman is diagnosed at the earliest stage, her chance of surviving ovarian cancer for...
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Monday 22 February 2016
My mother, the actress Marjie Lawrence, died on 16 June 2010, aged 78. She had been diagnosed with ovarian cancer three weeks before her death - too late for anything but palliative care, despite numerous visits to her doctor over the previous 10 months. Her symptoms were mistaken for irritable...

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